Catalogue 2012 - 2013

BL 201 Introduction to Business Law

Credits

3 cr.

Course Description

The goal of this course is to identify and distinguish the different aspects of the State and Federal Court System, as well as alternative dispute resolution options; identify legal issues and apply legal principles related to the following areas of law: torts, negligence, defamation, and contracts. Key learning outcomes for these areas of law include students' ability to: communicate the positions of the parties to a legal conflict; differentiate between the boundaries of law, ethics and sound business decision-making; and apply legal analysis in planning and decision-making to avoid legal conflicts in business decisions.

Distribution

BUSR